Meet a 2018 Montgomery County Farm Bureau Scholarship Winner Mercedes Woodson

Mercedes Woodson of Farmersville is being awarded a Montgomery County Farm Bureau Scholarship to begin her college career. She is the daughter of George and Dana Woodson. Mercedes recently graduated from Valley View High School and plans to attend Morehead State University in the fall to double major in agriscience education and animal science to become an agriculture educator or a livestock embryologist.

Mercedes WoodsonMercedes has diligently worked on her academics and earned an outstanding  academic record. She has also been able to engross herself into organizations such as the Valley View FFA Chapter, National Honor Society, 4-H and the Montgomery County Junior Fair Board. Her true leadership experiences were enhanced during her time as an FFA officer, 4-H member and camp counselor, a Junior Fair Board officer, and as a part of the Montgomery County Junior Fair Court and as Beef Queen. Mercedes has always been involved in agriculture and plans to stay in the industry for the rest of her life by continuing to raise and show livestock. Congratulations, Mercedes!

As a member of Farm Bureau, I am glad that this organization takes action when necessary to protect and advance agriculture.
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Mary Smallsreed

Trumbull County Farm Bureau

Policy Development
If you have issues with local planning or have legal questions, someone at the Farm Bureau has the answer for you, or they’ll connect you with someone who does.
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Gayle Hansen

Cuyahoga County Farm Bureau

Hansen's Greenhouse
Farm Bureau is an incredible organization that has given me countless professional development opportunities in addition to advocating for all sizes and types of farmers.
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Shana Angel

Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau

We go to a lot of Farm Bureau events, and there’s a lot of camaraderie built because you’re meeting with people who have similar interests and goals.
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Andy Hollenback

Licking County Farm Bureau

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Through its policies it brings together people in the agricultural community and invests in building vibrant communities that support agriculture.
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Eric Bernstein

Wyandot County Farm Bureau

Future employees, leaders
If it wasn't for Farm Bureau, I personally, along with many others, would not have had the opportunity to meet with our representatives face to face in Washington, D.C.
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Austin Heil

Hardin County Farm Bureau

Washington, D.C. Leadership Experience
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